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Ref.nr. 9369 ….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. Aalborgvirksomhed: Coronakrisen åbner for nye digitale arbejdsmetoder https://ing.dk/artikel/aalborgvirksomhed-coronakrisen-aabner-nye-digitale-arbejdsmetoder-233617 PLUS. Coronakrisen har fået Aalborg CSP til at tage helt nye digitale værktøjer i brug. Nu udføres kvalitetskontrol i Kina via video. Den nuværende situation får direktøren til at se helt nye muligheder for at udvide brugen af digitale værktøjer.

Ref.nr. 9368 ….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. Wuhan celebrates its 'liberation' as Covid-19 lockdown ends https://www.theguardian.com/world/2020/apr/12/wuhan-celebrates-its-liberation-as-covid-19-lockdown-ends The people of the city where the first virus was first detected are taking their first cautious steps outside after being confined for three months Coronavirus – latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage Wuhan ends lockdown – in pictures Last week the city of Wuhan celebrated the end of its nearly three-month lockdown. Flower beds and trees were planted in parks across from hospitals previo

Ref.nr. 9367 ….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. Would-be coronavirus drugs are cheap to make https://www.sciencemag.org/news/2020/04/would-be-coronavirus-drugs-are-cheap-make?rss=1 Analysis of raw ingredients suggests medications could cost less than $1 a day

Ref.nr. 9366 ….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. With Each Briefing, Trump Is Making Us Worse People https://www.theatlantic.com/ideas/archive/2020/04/each-briefing-trump-making-us-worse-people/609859 There has never been an American president as spiritually impoverished as Donald Trump. And his spiritual poverty, like an overdrawn checking account that keeps imposing new penalties on a customer already in difficult straits, is draining the last reserves of decency among us at a time when we need it most. I do not mean that Trump is the least religious among our presidents, though I have no do

Ref.nr. 9365 ….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. Will an Antibody Test Allow Us to Go Back to School or Work? https://www.nytimes.com/2020/04/10/health/antibody-test-immunity.html Tests that reveal whether someone has been infected with the coronavirus are on their way. But they're not perfect. Here's what you need to know.

Ref.nr. 9364 ….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. Why There Are So Many Different Guidelines For Face Masks For The Public https://www.npr.org/sections/goatsandsoda/2020/04/10/829890635/why-there-so-many-different-guidelines-for-face-masks-for-the-public?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=science Some agencies and places urged or required people to use face coverings in public early on. Others dismissed the coverings as ineffective, then revised their stance. Why the differences? (Image credit: Michal Cizek/AFP via Getty Images)

Ref.nr. 9363 ….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. What Happened Today: New Drug Study, Questions About COVID-19 Impact https://www.npr.org/2020/04/10/832307018/what-happened-today-new-drug-study-questions-about-covid-19-impact?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=science An NPR science correspondent takes listener questions about the specific impacts of the coronavirus — and the race to stop it.

Ref.nr. 9362 ….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. What Does It Mean to 'Recover From Coronavirus'? Here's What You Need to Know http://www.sciencealert.com/this-is-what-it-means-to-recover-from-corona-and-what-you-can-do-after And why there are so few recoveries listed in the US.

Ref.nr. 9361 ….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. What Do the New Remdesivir Data Mean? https://blogs.sciencemag.org/pipeline/archives/2020/04/11/what-do-the-new-remdesivir-data-mean A report has come out in the NEJM on the experience with "compassionate use" (off-label or not yet approved) of the Gilead drug remdesivir in the Covid-19 epidemic. Here are the inclusion criteria: Patients were those with confirmed SARS-CoV-2 infection who had an oxygen saturation of 94% or less while they were breathing ambient air or who were receiving oxygen support. Patients received a 10-da

Ref.nr. 9360 ….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. V-shaped or U-shaped? Some economists upbeat on virus recovery https://phys.org/news/2020-04-v-shaped-u-shaped-economists-upbeat-virus.html The coronavirus pandemic has hit like a worldwide hurricane, shutting activity in most economies simultaneously, but some forecasters are more optimistic about the prospects for recovery once the worst has past.

Ref.nr. 9359 ….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. US Government Considering COVID-19 "Immunity Cards" https://futurism.com/us-government-considering-covid-19-immunity-cards Director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) Anthony Fauci acknowledged today that the US government is considering issuing identification cards that indicate if somebody has already been infected by the coronavirus — and has therefore, probably , become immune, Politico reports . "You know, that's possible," Fauci told CNN 's "New Day," when he was asked if he co

Ref.nr. 9358 ….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. UK government concerned over deaths that could be caused by Covid lockdown https://www.ft.com/content/8027d913-2e2f-4d4c-93db-89bd726105f0 One model suggests the restrictions may raise non-coronavirus mortality significantly

Ref.nr. 9357 ….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. UK divorce settlements challenged as finances become strained https://www.ft.com/content/6a0ec78a-4b12-48f5-ba4f-ba91e8b08d65 Surge in inquiries from individuals seeking to reduce maintenance payments due to Covid-19

Ref.nr. 9356 ….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. UK cycle shops in top gear to handle coronavirus rush https://www.ft.com/content/ffb7889a-93d6-4fe2-aa9c-81c5755d6d7d Fear of overcrowded public transport encourages key workers to repair old bikes or buy new ones

Ref.nr. 9355 ….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. To fluer med èt smæk: Kan coronakrisen gøre klimaløsninger billigere? https://www.dr.dk/nyheder/viden/klima/fluer-med-et-smaek-kan-coronakrisen-goere-klimaloesninger-billigere Eksperter og organisationer vil have en grøn nødplan for genrejsning af Danmarks økonomi.

Ref.nr. 9354 ….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. Three million go hungry in UK because of lockdown https://www.ft.com/content/e5061be6-2978-4c0b-aa68-f372a2526826 Research shows stark drops in income have pushed many families into poverty

Ref.nr. 9353 ….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. This Smart Ring Uses AI to Spot COVID-19 — Before Symptoms Begin https://futurism.com/smart-ring-ai-spot-covid19-before-symptoms-begin One of the trickiest parts of tracking the COVID-19 pandemic is how good the coronavirus is as hiding out undetected in the human body. In some cases, it can take as many as five days for people infected by the coronavirus to start showing symptoms . During that time, they could be further spreading the disease to new people, without realizing that they themselves are sick. One team of scientists

Ref.nr. 9352 ….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. The New Coronavirus Appears To Take A Greater Toll On Men Than On Women https://www.npr.org/sections/goatsandsoda/2020/04/10/831883664/the-new-coronavirus-appears-to-take-a-greater-toll-on-men-than-on-women?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=science Not only are a higher percentage of patients men than women, but they seem to suffer more severe symptoms. And they may be less likely to go in for testing. (Image credit: Karim Sahib /AFP via Getty Images)

Ref.nr. 9351 ….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. The Latest Hydroxychloroquine Data, As of April 11 https://blogs.sciencemag.org/pipeline/archives/2020/04/11/the-latest-hydroxychloroquine-data-as-of-april-11 We have new data on hydroxychloroquine therapy to discuss. The numbers will not clear anything up. First off is an abstract from the Marseilles IHU group of Dr. Didier Raoult. It presents 1061 patients treated for at least 3 days with their hydroxychloroquine/azithromycin combination, with followup of at least 9 days. It includes the statement "98% of patients cured so far" and says also "No card

Ref.nr. 9350 ….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. The Guardian view on coronavirus: as deaths mount, so do questions | Editorial https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2020/apr/10/the-guardian-view-on-coronavirus-as-deaths-mount-so-do-questions The bleakest fortnight lies ahead, with the number of victims expected to keep rising. Ministers must answer for the decisions that led here Coronavirus – latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage "How long do I have?" replied Intisar Chowdhury, when asked on the radio how he would like his father, a doctor, to be remembered. Abdul Mabud Chowdhury , who was 53, died this week at Queen's hos

Ref.nr. 9349 ….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. The Effects of Physical Isolation on the Pandemic Quantified https://www.the-scientist.com/news-opinion/the-effects-of-physical-isolation-on-the-pandemic-quantified-67407 Social distancing measures are based on limited data. As much of the world remains stuck in lockdown, researchers are trying to measure the benefits.

Ref.nr. 9348 ….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. That 5G coronavirus conspiracy? It was me https://www.ft.com/content/58148406-79bc-11ea-9840-1b8019d9a987 Outside my day job at the Financial Times, I've been working flat-out to undermine new technologies

Ref.nr. 9347 ….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. Surely the link between abusing animals and the world's health is now clear | Nick Cohen https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2020/apr/11/surely-the-link-between-abusing-animals-and-the-worlds-health-is-now-clear A disregard for creature welfare is often central to disease. But politicians won't dare make the connection Coronavirus latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage The boast that "when the facts change, I change my mind" is a proud one. "When the facts change, I reinforce my prejudices" is truer. If you want proof, look at the coronavirus that has changed everything and consider the undisput

Ref.nr. 9346 ….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. Spending Lots of Time Indoors? Here's How to Improve Air Quality in Your Home https://www.discovermagazine.com/health/spending-lots-of-time-indoors-heres-how-to-improve-air-quality-in-your-home More time at home means more exposure to indoor allergens like pet dander and dust mites. There are a few steps you can take to keep these culprits from causing allergy and asthma flare-ups.

Ref.nr. 9345 ….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. Sars-läkemedel mot corona ger positiva resultat https://www.svt.se/nyheter/vetenskap/sars-lakemedel-mot-corona-ger-positiva-resultat En behandling som togs fram under sars-epidemin 2003 kan bli ett vapen mot det nya coronaviruset. Det hävdar ett internationellt forskarlag i en artikel i tidskriften Cell. En stor del av forskningen har utförts vid Karolinska institutet i Stockholm.

Ref.nr. 9344 ….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. Priti Patel says PPE failings down to high levels of demand https://www.ft.com/content/77be85ed-aaa6-44be-8fb4-c268f064faf7 BMA warns supplies of protective gear at 'dangerously low levels' as 19 healthcare workers die

Ref.nr. 9343 ….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. Military pilots and NHS paramedics form coronavirus task force https://www.ft.com/content/4bd8e936-d74d-4fac-af89-698859850a87 Armed forces personnel and health workers will airlift patients to hospital by helicopter

Ref.nr. 9342 ….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. Logistical Hurdles Leave COVID-19 Test Kits Unused https://www.the-scientist.com/news-opinion/logistical-hurdles-leave-covid-19-test-kits-unused-67411 Scientists at academic labs equipped to test for SARS-CoV-2 report that multiple barriers are preventing from them from operating at full capacity.

Ref.nr. 9341 ….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. Launch your new career with these online courses https://bigthink.com/gear/learn-skills-online Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, many people are now spending more time at home. With the uptick in free time, now is an ideal time to learn new skills. Whizlabs can help you learn new, in-demand skills without having to leave your home. As the world continues to wrestle with the COVID-19 pandemic, more people are working remotely and staying indoors as much as possible. This lifestyle change is dra

Ref.nr. 9340 ….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. Indian authorities turn to gated community app to monitor lockdown https://www.ft.com/content/1b48b439-6a10-42d8-ad7e-c1272e2a2b21 Platform is being used by Bangalore police to issue electronic passes for essential workers

Ref.nr. 9339 ….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. How to protect people who are homeless during COVID-19 https://www.futurity.org/homelessness-covid-19-2334212-2/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=homelessness-covid-19-2334212-2 The COVID-19 pandemic requires action to protect people who are homeless or facing homelessness, Jennifer Erb-Downward warns. Here, Erb-Downward , a senior research associate at the University of Michigan's Poverty Solutions initiative who studies family homelessness , behavioral health, chronic illness, and the reduction of health disparities, talks about the challenges people who are homeless f

Ref.nr. 9338 ….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. How can we save black and brown lives during a pandemic? Data from past studies can point the way https://www.sciencemag.org/news/2020/04/how-can-we-save-black-and-brown-lives-during-pandemic-data-past-studies-can-point-way?rss=1 A Q&A with public health educator Sandra Crouse Quinn

Ref.nr. 9337 ….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. Global drinks makers race to keep party spirit going https://www.ft.com/content/8b17eb62-efd9-432e-9538-a5471536a239 Brewers and distillers cut costs and boost cash as coronavirus lockdowns force new sales strategies

Ref.nr. 9336 ….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. Gilead drug shows positive signs in early coronavirus testing https://www.ft.com/content/c59a385f-62e1-42a2-b8ac-2ecb44305e4e Antiviral treatment helps two-thirds of patients in New England Journal of Medicine study

Ref.nr. 9335 ….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. This Week's Awesome Tech Stories From Around the Web (Through April 11) https://singularityhub.com/2020/04/11/this-weeks-awesome-tech-stories-from-around-the-web-through-april-11 TECHNOLOGY The Technology That Could Free America From Quarantine Derek Thompson | The Atlantic "Millions of Americans—many of whom might be deeply skeptical of government surveillance, or Big Tech—may become participants in a national project to track their own movements and interactions, to help public-health experts map out the spread of an invisible enemy. This is the world of 'test and trace

Ref.nr. 9334 ….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. We halted the global economy, and emissions still may only fall 4% this year https://www.technologyreview.com/2020/04/10/999230/we-halted-the-global-economy-and-emissions-still-wont-decline-as-much-as-we-need The global effort to halt the spread of the deadly coronavirus has stalled much the global economy, setting up an unintended experiment on the impact on carbon emissions. China's GDP may have plummeted by 40% during the first three months of the year (on a seasonally adjusted annualized basis ). The US's GDP could drop anywhere from 30% to 50% by summer. And Britain's economic output could shrink

Ref.nr. 9333 ….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. Apple and Google are building coronavirus tracking into iOS and Android https://www.technologyreview.com/2020/04/10/999213/apple-and-google-are-building-coronavirus-tracking-into-ios-and-android Apple and Google are jointly building software into iPhone and Android devices to help track the spread of coronavirus by telling users if they contacted an infected person and are potentially sick themselves. The new project is slated for release in May. Medical experts know that contact tracing is vital to public health during disease outbreaks. The technique has been one key to the success of

Ref.nr. 9332 ….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. The App Aloe Bud Wants You to Treat Self Care Like a Garden https://www.wired.com/story/amber-discko-aloe-bud In challenging times, regular reminders to take care of yourself can be a big help to your mental health.

Ref.nr. 9331 ….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. Farmworkers 'Can't Pick Strawberries Over Zoom' https://www.wired.com/story/farmworkers-cant-pick-strawberries-over-zoom Field workers face many risks trying to feed a nation during the pandemic: crowded conditions, a lack of safety protections, and hunger at home.

Ref.nr. 9330 ….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. How Apple and Google Are Enabling Covid-19 Bluetooth Contact-Tracing https://www.wired.com/story/apple-google-bluetooth-contact-tracing-covid-19 The tech giants have teamed up to use a Bluetooth-based framework to keep track of the spread of infections without compromising location privacy.

Ref.nr. 9329 ….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. 'Here in Spirit': An Oral History of Faith Amid the Pandemic https://www.wired.com/story/here-in-spirit-oral-history-of-faith-amid-pandemic As Passover unfolds and Easter approaches, Jews and Christians are re-examining religion in the absence of physical gatherings.

Ref.nr. 9328 ….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. Reality TV Has Never Felt More Untethered From Real Life https://www.wired.com/story/reality-tv-coronavirus-pandemic Now that the actual world has turned upside-down, shows like 'Love Island' and 'Billy on the Street' feel even more surreal. It's hard to stop watching.

Ref.nr. 9327 ….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. Weekend reads: Should expertise in COVID-19 modeling justify a reprieve for grant fraud?; bypassing publishing; "a torrent of 'bad science?'" https://retractionwatch.com/2020/04/11/weekend-reads-should-expertise-in-covid-19-modeling-justify-a-reprieve-for-grant-fraud-bypassing-publishing-a-torrent-of-bad-science Before we present this week's Weekend Reads, a question: Do you enjoy our weekly roundup? If so, we could really use your help. Would you consider a tax-deductible donation to support Weekend Reads, and our daily work? Thanks in advance. Sending thoughts to our readers and wishing them the best in this uncertain time. The week … Continue reading

Ref.nr. 9326 ….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. A Coronavirus Spread Through U.S. Pigs in 2013. Here's How It Was Stopped https://www.smithsonianmag.com/innovation/coronavirus-spread-through-us-pigs-in-2013-heres-how-it-was-stopped-180974646 The containment practices of outbreaks past could have lessons for modern epidemics

Ref.nr. 9325 ….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. Here's How to Find Optimism in This Moment of Fear and Uncertainty https://www.smithsonianmag.com/blogs/conservation-commons/2020/04/08/heres-how-find-optimism-moment-fear-and-uncertainty The Smithsonian's Earth Optimism Summit will now stream online starting this Earth Day; tune in and be inspired

Ref.nr. 9324 ….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. Social Distance: We Can't Go Back to Normal https://www.theatlantic.com/health/archive/2020/04/world-after-coronavirus-pandemic/609775 Vann R. Newkirk II has spent a lot of time thinking about disasters. Three years ago, the Atlantic staff writer was on the ground in Puerto Rico covering Hurricane Maria and its political fallout . He spent the past year reporting Floodlines , an eight-part documentary podcast covering the unequal toll Hurricane Katrina took on the residents of New Orleans. Newkirk noticed a pattern after both ev

Ref.nr. 9323 ….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. I Got a Pandemic Puppy, and You Can Too https://www.theatlantic.com/family/archive/2020/04/pandemic-puppy/609829 About a week into quarantine, my husband and I were sitting on the couch when he turned his computer screen to show me an article he was reading. There was a picture of a cute dog, and a headline that suggested walking a dog was the best way to stay sane in these decidedly insane times. I rolled my eyes and took to Instagram to ridicule him for trying to use a global-health crisis to further his

Ref.nr. 9322 ….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. For China, the 'USA Virus' Is a Geopolitical Ploy https://www.theatlantic.com/ideas/archive/2020/04/chinas-covid-19-conspiracy-theories/609772 T he coronavirus that became a global pandemic first surfaced late last year in Wuhan, China. But according to one common narrative making its way around Chinese messaging apps, an American soldier was patient zero. "Chinese netizens and experts" are urging the United States to release health information about a U.S. delegate who attended the Military World Games in Wuhan, asserted a February 22

Ref.nr. 9321 ….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. The Most Important 2020 States Already Have Vote by Mail https://www.theatlantic.com/politics/archive/2020/04/voting-mail-2020-race-between-biden-and-trump/609799 In the states that will likely decide the 2020 presidential election, Donald Trump has already lost his newly declared war against voting by mail. All six of the swing states that both sides see as the most probable tipping points allow their residents to vote by mail for any reason, and there's virtually no chance that any of them will retrench their existing laws this year. That means that, ho

Ref.nr. 9320 ….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. Gary Locke Is Mad About That Trump Ad https://www.theatlantic.com/politics/archive/2020/04/trumps-attacks-gary-locke/609844 It was getting late in the afternoon, but Gary Locke hadn't had time for breakfast or lunch. Too many emails, phone calls, and texts had been coming in from friends, family, former aides. The former Washington governor's friends were indignant. They wanted to know if he had seen President Donald Trump's campaign ad featuring him. He had. His reaction? "It's more anger," he said. He paused. He's a

Ref.nr. 9319 ….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. The Atlantic Daily: Three Pandemic Playlists https://www.theatlantic.com/newsletters/archive/2020/04/dave-grohls-dua-lipa-new-playlists/609868 Every weekday evening, our editors guide you through the biggest stories of the day, help you discover new ideas, and surprise you with moments of delight. Subscribe to get this delivered to your inbox . This pandemic is helping the world rediscover the joys of communal listening . In that spirit, welcome to The Atlantic 's virtual quarantine concert. Tonight, we've got three acts: Our headliner

Ref.nr. 9318 ….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. The Atlantic Politics Daily: Which Version of the Pandemic Will You Experience? https://www.theatlantic.com/politics/archive/2020/04/which-version-of-the-pandemic-will-you-experience-politics-daily/609850 It's Friday, April 10. In today's newsletter: After the pandemic, two Americas. Plus: Why the U.S. is running out of masks. * « TODAY IN POLITICS » (Getty / The Atlantic) Tale of Two Pandemics Some will emerge from this crisis disrupted and shaken, but ultimately stable. Others will come out of it with much more lasting scars. Which of these two pandemics any given American will experience will b

Ref.nr. 9317 ….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. We Need to Stop Trying to Replicate the Life We Had https://www.theatlantic.com/family/archive/2020/04/why-your-zoom-happy-hour-unsatisfying/609823 The best part of any social gathering is the haphazard array of smaller, more intimate gatherings into which it inevitably breaks down. Just ask Shakespeare, or F. Scott Fitzgerald, or Edith Wharton. Romeo and Juliet meet during a stolen moment in the middle of a masquerade ball. Nick Carraway inadvertently befriends Jay Gatsby at a party when he's off to the side, gossiping about Gatsby. The lov

Ref.nr. 9316 ….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. Robots Welcome to Take Over, as Pandemic Accelerates Automation – Broad unease about losing jobs to machines could dissipate as people focus on the benefits of minimizing close human contact. https://www.reddit.com/r/Futurology/comments/fykfg5/robots_welcome_to_take_over_as_pandemic

Ref.nr. 9315 ….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. Coronavirus Is a Once in a Lifetime Chance to Reshape How We Travel https://www.reddit.com/r/Futurology/comments/fyhcop/coronavirus_is_a_once_in_a_lifetime_chance_to

Ref.nr. 9314 ….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. Coronavirus May Kill Our Fracking Fever Dream – America's energy independence was an illusion created by cheap debt. All that's left to tally is the damage. https://www.reddit.com/r/Futurology/comments/fyfqbj/coronavirus_may_kill_our_fracking_fever_dream

Ref.nr. 9313 ….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. IMF Head Sees Worst Economic Collapse Since Great Depression. Just three months ago, the IMF was forecasting that 160 nations would enjoy positive income growth on a per capita basis. Now the expectation is that over 170 nations will have negative per capita income growth this year. https://www.reddit.com/r/Futurology/comments/fycz2z/imf_head_sees_worst_economic_collapse_since_great

Ref.nr. 9312 ….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. Will we repay 'essential workers' for their sacrifice by giving their jobs to robots? https://www.reddit.com/r/Futurology/comments/fy8yrs/will_we_repay_essential_workers_for_their Turn on any news station right now and you are likely to hear a story about 'essential workers' risking their lives for us. And I'm not talking about doctors and nurses, but rather people like grocery clerks, bank tellers, janitorial staff, warehouse workers etc. As we adapt to a post-pandemic modern world with an increased aversion to non-essential person to person contact, will we hang these pe

Ref.nr. 9311 ….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. Microsoft thinks coronavirus will forever change the way we work and learn – Says people's habits are already changing https://www.reddit.com/r/Futurology/comments/fxzihc/microsoft_thinks_coronavirus_will_forever_change

Ref.nr. 9310 ….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. Disease Outbreaks Happen All the Time, But… https://blogs.scientificamerican.com/blogs/observations/disease-outbreaks-happen-all-the-time-but COVID-19 reminds us that failure to prepare can lead to disaster

Ref.nr. 9309 ….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. With Legislation Looming, Chiropractors Get Political on Vaccines https://undark.org/2020/04/11/chiropractor-vaccine-exemptions The involvement of certain vocal chiropractors highlights the new coalitions that are now using political action committees (PACs), advertising campaigns, and grassroots organizing to try to protect statewide vaccination exemptions — over the vigorous objections of physicians and hospitals.

Ref.nr. 9308 ….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. A Covid-19 Data Lag Might Be Giving Americans False Hope https://undark.org/2020/04/11/covid-19-data-lag-deaths-new-york Science is unquestionably the best tool we have for trying to understand the Covid-19 pandemic. Still, all the numbers — all the data — about the novel coronavirus are tainted with uncertainty in some way. Those numbers can make it seem like the worst is over when the reality is far less clear.

Ref.nr. 9307 ….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. A step-by-step guide to cleaning your groceries https://www.popsci.com/story/diy/how-to-clean-sanitize-groceries Pantry staples are great, but don't forget to eat your veggies. (NeONBRAND via Unsplash/) Follow all of PopSci 's COVID-19 coverage here , including the most recent numbers , tips on how to make your own masks , and advice on what to donate for health care workers . Both the Centers for Disease Control and the Food and Drug Administration maintain that your grocery haul is not a likely vector for

Ref.nr. 9306 ….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. We probably won't see the next COVID-19 coming https://www.popsci.com/story/health/diseases-humans-wild-animals-coronavirus There has not been enough surveillance of wild animal communities to fully understand which ones are harboring zoonotic viruses. (Christine K. Johnson, UC Davis/) Late in 2019, the virus that causes COVID-19 created its first documented cases among several dozen people connected to an outdoor market in Wuhan, China. It's not entirely clear how the virus found its way into people, but scientists a

Ref.nr. 9305 ….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. Leading with the Unknowns in COVID-19 Models https://blogs.scientificamerican.com/blogs/observations/leading-with-the-unknowns-in-covid-19-models In times of great uncertainty, we should look beyond the data

Ref.nr. 9304 ….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. What Recovery From COVID-19 Looks Like https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/what-recovery-from-covid-19-looks-like Outcomes vary greatly depending on age and other factors, a pulmonologist explains

Ref.nr. 9303 ….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. A New Web Tool Can Help You Figure Out if Those Symptoms Might Be COVID-19 https://blogs.scientificamerican.com/blogs/observations/a-new-web-tool-can-help-you-figure-out-if-those-symptoms-might-be-covid-19 It's not meant to diagnose, but it can flag signs and risk factors that indicate the possibility of serious disease

Ref.nr. 9302 ….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. Electricity prices slump as businesses close across the US https://www.ft.com/content/662cedac-e4b2-4cbf-b257-664ea3ce250c Shutdowns likely to shift energy use from fossil fuels towards wind and solar

Ref.nr. 9301 ….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. Don't Let These Difficult Times Destroy Your Relationship. Online Counseling Can Help. https://futurism.com/online-counseling-couples-regain Living together with a significant other can be challenging under normal circumstances. But it's especially difficult when you're both stressed out, and you're stuck together in your home 24 hours a day, seven days a week. So if you're starting to worry about how your relationship is holding up under all this pressure, don't wait to seek professional help. Online counseling through services like

Ref.nr. 9300 ….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. Does The Amount of Coronavirus You're Exposed to Determine How Sick You'll Get? http://www.sciencealert.com/does-the-amount-of-covid-19-virus-you-are-exposed-to-determine-how-sick-you-ll-get It's complicated.

Ref.nr. 9299 ….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. Cure yourself of fake news: how to read about the coronavirus https://www.theguardian.com/world/2020/apr/11/the-cure-for-fake-news-how-to-read-about-the-coronavirus The outbreak has generated a tsunami of information. Here's how to sift the fact from the fiction Coronavirus – latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage Seldom have we had to get to grips so quickly with a slew of new terms and abbreviations. Had you told most people last Christmas that soon they would be WFH, they might have considered it a cryptic insult. Most probably had only a vague i

Ref.nr. 9298 ….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. COVID-19 response plan addresses unique challenges for rural hospitals and health systems https://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2020-04/acos-crp041020.php Surgeons at one rural health care system on both sides of the New York-Pennsylvania border have reported on their preparedness response plan for dealing with the COVID-19 surge.

Ref.nr. 9297 ….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. Covid-19 from the West Wing: 'History's verdict will be unforgiving' https://www.theguardian.com/membership/2020/apr/11/trump-coronavirus-crisis-dc-reporting Our DC bureau chief on covering a escalating public health crisis, an economic crisis – and a crisis of leadership I'm heading to the White House in the middle of a global pandemic – not a phrase I ever imagined writing when I was a schoolboy in Britain thinking about a career in journalism. Downtown Washington resembles a deserted film set these days, most of its famed monuments and museums clos

Ref.nr. 9296 ….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. COVID-19 and the built environment https://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2020-04/uoc–cat041020.php Social distancing has Americans mostly out of the places they usually gather and in their homes as we try to reduce the spread of COVID-19. But some buildings, such as hospitals and grocery stores, have to remain open, and at some point, most of us will go back to the office or workplace. What is the role of building design in disease transmission, and can we change how we design the built environ

Ref.nr. 9295 ….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. Coronavirus: after the lockdown https://www.ft.com/content/d48f0438-7b1b-11ea-af44-daa3def9ae03 Governments are beginning to discuss ways to reopen economies but massive investments and difficult choices lie ahead

Ref.nr. 9294 ….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. Coronavirus/US wage support: compassionate calculus https://www.ft.com/content/a41ecb36-c073-4445-9949-bb4012b33627 New jobless benefits could leave about 75m workers temporarily better off than before crisis

Ref.nr. 9293 ….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. Coronavirus UK map: how many confirmed cases are in your area? https://www.theguardian.com/world/2020/apr/11/coronavirus-uk-map-how-many-confirmed-cases-are-in-your-area Latest figures from public health authorities on the spread of Covid-19 in the United Kingdom. Find out how many cases have been reported near you Find all our coronavirus coverage here Coronavirus – latest news How to protect yourself from infection Please note: these are government figures on numbers of confirmed cases – some people who report symptoms are not being tested, and are not included

Ref.nr. 9292 ….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. Coronavirus symptoms: what are they and should I see a doctor? https://www.theguardian.com/world/2020/apr/11/coronavirus-symptoms-should-i-see-doctor What are the symptoms caused by the Covid-19 virus, how does it spread, and should you call a doctor? Find all our coronavirus coverage here Coronavirus – latest updates How to protect yourself and others from infection It is caused by a member of the coronavirus family that has never been encountered before. Like other coronaviruses, it has transferred to humans from animals. The World Health Or

Ref.nr. 9291 ….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. Coronavirus Live Updates: Trump Says Easing Restrictions Will Be His 'Biggest Decision' Ever https://www.nytimes.com/2020/04/10/us/coronavirus-live-updates.html Federal projections warned of an infection spike if stay-at-home rules are relaxed. Global supply chains are disrupted, leading to goods shortages. Apple and Google said they were working on a cellphone feature to help with contact tracing.

Ref.nr. 9290 ….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. Coronavirus Live Updates: States Are Split Over How Quickly to Reopen as Trump Eyes Calendar https://www.nytimes.com/2020/04/11/us/coronavirus-live-updates.html States have mixed policies on large gatherings for Easter. Republican lawmakers press for $250 billion to replenish a small-business program.

Ref.nr. 9289 ….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. Coronavirus Live Updates: Apple and Google are Teaming Up to Track the Contagion https://www.nytimes.com/2020/04/11/world/coronavirus-news.html Taiwan's pro basketball league is still holding court despite the pandemic, and Paris's poorer suburbs are a center of tension.

Ref.nr. 9288 ….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. Coronavirus latest: Istanbul mayor slams Erdogan's last-minute lockdown chaos https://www.ft.com/content/6f64d280-6a46-3117-a2ea-a5cd76b91683

Ref.nr. 9287 ….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. Coronavirus FAQs: Do Gloves HeIp? Is It Allergies Or COVID-19? https://www.npr.org/sections/goatsandsoda/2020/04/10/832003425/coronavirus-faqs-do-gloves-heip-is-it-allergies-or-covid-19?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=science Lots of people are talking about masks. But what about gloves? Do they offer any protection? If you're still going to work, should you isolate yourself from family members when you get home? (Image credit: Photo Illustration by Max Posner/NPR)

Ref.nr. 9286 ….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. Chinese victims' families struggle to access digital legacies https://www.ft.com/content/ee401980-237b-497b-849d-dbcf712d5e88 Relatives left to navigate a patchwork of policies to reach the online assets of loved ones

Ref.nr. 9285 ….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. Boots and Poundstretcher face legal action over unpaid rent https://www.ft.com/content/31e3a8e4-b0ad-4516-8573-2677e77ef13a Landlords angered by non-payment as stores remain open during lockdown

Ref.nr. 9284 ….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. Astronauts prepare to return from ISS to world transformed by coronavirus https://www.theguardian.com/science/2020/apr/11/astronauts-return-iss-space-station-coronavirus Americans Andrew Morgan and Jessica Meir return on Friday 'It's difficult to believe all the changes that have taken place' Two Nasa astronauts expect a difficult return to a drastically changed world next week, after close to a year onboard the International Space Station. Related: Covid-19 restrictions disrupt astronauts' preparations for ISS Continue reading…

Ref.nr. 9283 ….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. Apple and Google to Launch App for Tracking the Coronavirus https://futurism.com/apple-google-launch-app-tracking-coronavirus Longtime rivals Apple and Google are officially partnering to develop a coronavirus-tracking app designed to tell you if you've recently been exposed to somebody who has tested positive for COVID-19. The idea is to leverage the vast market reach of the two megacorporations to track the spread of the coronavirus. The app centers on the idea of "contact tracing" — keeping tabs, essentially, on who

Ref.nr. 9282 ….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. Apple and Google Team Up to Fight Coronavirus With Bluetooth https://www.extremetech.com/extreme/309164-apple-and-google-team-up-to-fight-coronavirus-with-bluetooth?source=Extreme Most of the world is on lockdown right now as the coronavirus pandemic continues to spread, but that won't be the case forever. After we're all allowed to go outside again, it will be up to public health experts to contain COVID-19, and two technology megacorporations have forged a partnership to help them do it. Google and Apple have announced a new Bluetooth-based platform to help track the spr

Ref.nr. 9281 ….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. Apple and Google join forces to develop contact-tracing apps https://www.ft.com/content/8a11bf86-dd71-4fd2-b196-e3ddffe48936 Rare collaboration to tackle virus crisis but privacy issues raise concerns

Ref.nr. 9280 ….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. Aircraft emissions fall sharply as pandemic grounds flights https://www.ft.com/content/c736cd3c-1457-440b-af07-4061afb35bc9 FT analysis finds pollution around the world from planes down by almost a third

Ref.nr. 9279 ….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. AGA releases official guidance for patients with IBD during the COVID-19 pandemic https://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2020-04/aga-aro041020.php Today, the American Gastroenterological Association (AGA) published new COVID-19 guidance for gastroenterologists treating patients with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD): AGA Clinical Practice Update on Management of Inflammatory Bowel Disease During the COVID-19 Pandemic: Expert Commentary.

Ref.nr. 9278 ….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. After months in space, astronauts returning to changed world https://phys.org/news/2020-04-months-space-astronauts-world.html Two NASA astronauts said Friday they expect it will be tough returning to such a drastically changed world next week, after more than half a year at the International Space Station.

Ref.nr. 9277 ….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. A remote military medical team can offer insights to US hospitals preparing for COVID-19 https://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2020-04/acos-arm041020.php The lessons learned by a small military surgical team who had to transition into a pandemic response team during the COVID-19 pandemic can offer insights for medical centers around the US that are adapting in a rapidly changing environment.

Ref.nr. 9276 ….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. A Man Injected Himself With His Own Semen to 'Cure' His Back Pain http://www.sciencealert.com/a-man-injected-himself-with-his-own-semen-to-cure-his-back-pain In case you need a distraction today…

Ref.nr. 9275 ….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. 'Coronavirus has changed us forever': Wuhan emerges from its nightmare https://www.ft.com/content/6542ac87-9498-447a-9af2-9d77f7057098 After months of lockdown residents describe the struggle to reclaim their old lives

….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <>climate ….. An observation-constrained assessment of the climate sensitivity and future trajectories of wetland methane emissions http://advances.sciencemag.org/cgi/content/short/6/15/eaay4444?rss=1 Wetlands are a major source of methane (CH 4 ) and contribute between 30 and 40% to the total CH 4 emissions. Wetland CH 4 emissions depend on temperature, water table depth, and both the quantity and quality of organic matter. Global warming will affect these three drivers of methanogenesis, raising questions about the feedbacks between natural methane production and climate change. Until presen

….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <>climate ….. Nearly half of global coal plants will be unprofitable this year. Looking at 6,696 existing plants and 1,046 in the pipeline, it found that 46 per cent will be unprofitable this year, up from 41 per cent in 2019. https://www.reddit.com/r/Futurology/comments/fxvogu/nearly_half_of_global_coal_plants_will_be

….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <>climate ….. New York is developing a gas planning framework, an important step to achieve its climate goals. New York enacted the Climate Leadership and Community Protection Act last year, requiring an 85% reduction in statewide greenhouse gas emissions by 2050, from 1990 levels. https://www.reddit.com/r/Futurology/comments/fybhqo/new_york_is_developing_a_gas_planning_framework

….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <>climate ….. Social cost of carbon could further sway Virginia from fossil fuel power plants. Agencies tasked with measuring the costs and benefits of climate regulations use such a figure to estimate the harm caused by releasing more heat-trapping gases into the atmosphere. https://www.reddit.com/r/Futurology/comments/fyjhzt/social_cost_of_carbon_could_further_sway_virginia

….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <>climate ….. The Spanish government has submitted its 2030 National Energy and Climate Plan (NECP), raising the country's ambitions on greenhouse gas emission reduction to 23% compared to 1990 level. https://www.reddit.com/r/Futurology/comments/fykc1h/the_spanish_government_has_submitted_its_2030

….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <>climate ….. Trophic strategy and bleaching resistance in reef-building corals http://advances.sciencemag.org/cgi/content/short/6/15/eaaz5443?rss=1 Ocean warming increases the incidence of coral bleaching, which reduces or eliminates the nutrition corals receive from their algal symbionts, often resulting in widespread mortality. In contrast to extensive knowledge on the thermal tolerance of coral-associated symbionts, the role of the coral host in bleaching patterns across species is poorly understood. Here, we applied a Bayesian analysis o

….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <> ….. A light driven proton pump in distant relative https://phys.org/news/2020-04-driven-proton-distant-relative.html Researchers investigated the group of microorganisms classified as Asgard archaea, and found a protein in their membrane which acts as a miniature light-activated pump. The schizorhodopsin protein draws protons into the organisms' body. This research could lead to new biomolecular tools to control the pH in cells or microorganisms, and possibly more.

….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <> ….. A model for better predicting the unpredictable byproducts of genetic modification https://phys.org/news/2020-04-unpredictable-byproducts-genetic-modification.html Researchers are interested in genetically modifying trees for a variety of applications, from biofuels to paper production. They also want to steer clear of modifications with unintended consequences. These consequences can arise when intended modifications to one gene results in unexpected changes to other genes. A new model aims to predict these changes, helping to avoid unintended consequences,

….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <> ….. Light driven proton pump in distant relative https://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2020-04/uot-ldp041020.php Researchers investigated the group of microorganisms classified as Asgard archaea, and found a protein in their membrane which acts as a miniature light-activated pump. The schizorhodopsin protein draws protons into the organisms' body. This research could lead to new biomolecular tools to control the pH in cells or microorganisms, and possibly more.

….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <> ….. Magnet research takes giant leap https://phys.org/news/2020-04-magnet-giant.html Researchers pushing the limits of magnets as a means to create faster electronics published their proof of concept findings today, April 10, in the journal Science. The University of Central Florida is the lead university in the multidisciplinary university research initiative (MURI) project. The team exploring methods for creating machines that operate at trillions of cycles per second includes t

….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <> ….. Money can't buy love — or friendship https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2020/04/200409170917.htm While researchers have suggested that individuals who base their self-worth on their financial success often feel lonely in everyday life, a new study has taken initial steps to better understand why this link exists.

….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <> ….. New protocol identifies fascinating quantum states https://phys.org/news/2020-04-protocol-fascinating-quantum-states.html Topological materials attract great interest and may provide the basis for a new era in materials development. In Science Advances, physicists around Andreas Elben, Jinlong Yu, Peter Zoller and Benoit Vermersch now present a new measuring method to identify and characterize so-called topological invariants on various experimental platforms.

….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <> ….. New species discovered during exploration of abyssal deep sea canyons off Ningaloo https://phys.org/news/2020-04-species-exploration-abyssal-deep-sea.html An estimated 150-foot siphonophore— seemingly the longest animal ever recorded was discovered during a month-long scientific expedition exploring the submarine canyons near Ningaloo. Additionally, up to 30 new underwater species were made by researchers from the Western Australian Museum aboard Schmidt Ocean Institute's research vessel Falkor.

….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <> ….. Researchers move closer to producing heparin in the lab https://phys.org/news/2020-04-closer-heparin-lab.html In a recent study published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS), University of California San Diego researchers moved one step closer to the ability to make heparin in cultured cells. Heparin is a potent anti-coagulant and the most prescribed drug in hospitals, yet cell-culture-based production of heparin is currently not possible.

….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <> ….. Self-powered X-ray detector to revolutionize imaging for medicine, security and research https://phys.org/news/2020-04-self-powered-x-ray-detector-revolutionize-imaging.html A new X-ray detector prototype is on the brink of revolutionizing medical imaging, with dramatic reduction in radiation exposure and the associated health risks, while also boosting resolution in security scanners and research applications, thanks to a collaboration between Los Alamos National Laboratory and Argonne National Laboratory researchers.

….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <> ….. Team discovers a mechanism plants use to toggle on photosynthesis https://phys.org/news/2020-04-team-mechanism-toggle-photosynthesis.html Harvesting sunlight to make energy is a complex reaction that plants do naturally, but isn't well understood.

….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <> ….. Waiter, What's This Worm Doing in My Sushi https://www.scientificamerican.com/podcast/episode/waiter-whats-this-worm-doing-in-my-sushi Well, it's probably there because the odds on it being so have gone way up in the last 40 years. But it's still much more of a health problem for whales and dolphins than for us.

….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. <> ….. ZNF263 is a transcriptional regulator of heparin and heparan sulfate biosynthesis [Biochemistry] https://www.pnas.org/content/early/2020/04/09/1920880117 Heparin is the most widely prescribed biopharmaceutical in production globally. Its potent anticoagulant activity and safety makes it the drug of choice for preventing deep vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolism. In 2008, adulterated material was introduced into the heparin supply chain, resulting in several hundred deaths and demonstrating the need…

….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. ….. 15 Best Weekend Deals: Soundbars, Apple Watch, and More https://www.wired.com/story/weekend-deals-april-11-2020 You're stuck inside, so it's a good opportunity to upgrade the gear in your home.

….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. ….. 40,000 year old evidence that Neanderthals wove string https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2020/04/200409110533.htm Researchers have discovered the first evidence of cord making by Neanderthals, dating back more than 40,000 years, on a flint fragment from the prehistoric site of Abri du Maras in the south of France.

….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. ….. A Brexit extension would still face serious opposition https://www.ft.com/content/97d9d574-78e9-11ea-bd25-7fd923850377 Those who think such a decision is obvious need to avoid the repeated mistakes of Remainers

….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. ….. A general approach for hysteresis-free, operationally stable metal halide perovskite field-effect transistors http://advances.sciencemag.org/cgi/content/short/6/15/eaaz4948?rss=1 Despite sustained research, application of lead halide perovskites in field-effect transistors (FETs) has substantial concerns in terms of operational instabilities and hysteresis effects which are linked to its ionic nature. Here, we investigate the mechanism behind these instabilities and demonstrate an effective route to suppress them to realize high-performance perovskite FETs with low hyster

….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. ….. A sensitive and robust thin-film x-ray detector using 2D layered perovskite diodes http://advances.sciencemag.org/cgi/content/short/6/15/eaay0815?rss=1 Solid-state radiation detectors, using crystalline semiconductors to convert radiation photons to electrical charges, outperform other technologies with high detectivity and sensitivity. Here, we demonstrate a thin-film x-ray detector comprised with highly crystalline two-dimensional Ruddlesden-Popper phase layered perovskites fabricated in a fully depleted p – i-n architecture. It shows high dio

….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. ….. Aha! + Aaaah: Creative insight triggers a neural reward signal https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2020/04/200409162315.htm A new neuroimaging study points to an answer of what may have driven the evolutionary development of creativity.

….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. ….. Analysis of APOBEC-induced mutations in yeast strains with low levels of replicative DNA polymerases [Genetics] https://www.pnas.org/content/early/2020/04/09/1922472117 Yeast strains with low levels of the replicative DNA polymerases (alpha, delta, and epsilon) have high levels of chromosome deletions, duplications, and translocations. By examining the patterns of mutations induced in strains with low levels of DNA polymerase by the human protein APOBEC3B (a protein that deaminates cytosine in single-stranded…

….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. ….. Ancient aquaculture and the rise of social complexity [Commentaries] https://www.pnas.org/content/early/2020/04/09/2004254117 The abilities of humans to produce and store food have been key components in theories that explain how and why societies flourished and developed complex socioeconomic systems over time. Archaeological evidence shows that the transition from hunting/gathering/foraging to the purposeful cultivation of plants and domestication of animals was an important…

….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. ….. Another Ancient Primate Lineage Sailed to South America https://www.the-scientist.com/news-opinion/another-ancient-primate-lineage-sailed-to-south-america-67408 A new fossil discovery indicates a second primate group also traversed the Atlantic millions of years ago on a raft of vegetation.

….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. ….. Apollo 13's Successful Failure https://www.insidescience.org/news/apollo-13%E2%80%99s-successful-failure Fifty years ago, an explosion changed the flight of Apollo 13 into a saga of skill, fortitude, and resilience. A reporter who covered the mission recounts the details. Apollo13Astronauts.jpg The Apollo 13 astronauts before the launch. Image credits: NASA (Scan by Ed Hengeveld) Space Friday, April 10, 2020 – 16:15 Peter Gwynne, Contributor (Inside Science) — At first, it all seemed routine. On S

….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. ….. Astronomers Use New Instruments to Probe Rings Around Uranus https://futurism.com/astronomers-new-instruments-probe-rings-around-uranus Astronomers at UC Berkeley just took the temperature of the mysterious rings surrounding Uranus for the first time, using data from the Atacama Large Millimeter Array (ALMA) and the Very Large Telescope (VLT). They found that the largest, most visible ring — called the "epsilon ring" — exhibits some unusual traits when compared to the other rings surrounding the distant ice giant. "Saturn's mainl

….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. ….. At the Sourdough Library, With Some Very Old Mothers https://www.nytimes.com/2020/04/11/science/sourdough-bread-starter-library.html Some starters never die, they just get filed away here.

….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. ….. Black phosphorus quantum dots in inorganic perovskite thin films for efficient photovoltaic application http://advances.sciencemag.org/cgi/content/short/6/15/eaay5661?rss=1 Black phosphorus quantum dots (BPQDs) are proposed as effective seed-like sites to modulate the nucleation and growth of CsPbI 2 Br perovskite crystalline thin layers, allowing an enhanced crystallization and remarkable morphological improvement. We reveal that the lone-pair electrons of BPQDs can induce strong binding between molecules of the CsPbI 2 Br precursor solution and phosphorus atoms st

….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. ….. Computational wrapping: A universal method to wrap 3D-curved surfaces with nonstretchable materials for conformal devices http://advances.sciencemag.org/cgi/content/short/6/15/eaax6212?rss=1 This study starts from the counterintuitive question of how we can render conventional stiff, nonstretchable, and even brittle materials sufficiently conformable to fully wrap curved surfaces, such as spheres, without failure. Here, we extend the geometrical design method of computational origami to wrapping. Our computational wrapping approach provides a robust and reliable method for fabricatin

….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. ….. Computer model predicts how drugs affect heart rhythm https://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2020-04/uoc–cmp041020.php UC Davis Health researchers have developed a computer model to screen drugs for unintended cardiac side effects, especially arrhythmia risk.

….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. ….. Confidence collapse in a multihousehold, self-reflexive DSGE model [Physics] https://www.pnas.org/content/early/2020/04/09/1912280117 We investigate a multihousehold dynamic stochastic general equilibrium (DSGE) model in which past aggregate consumption impacts the confidence, and therefore consumption propensity, of individual households. We find that such a minimal setup is extremely rich and leads to a variety of realistic output dynamics: high output with no crises; high…

….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. ….. Correlation-driven eightfold magnetic anisotropy in a two-dimensional oxide monolayer http://advances.sciencemag.org/cgi/content/short/6/15/eaay0114?rss=1 Engineering magnetic anisotropy in two-dimensional systems has enormous scientific and technological implications. The uniaxial anisotropy universally exhibited by two-dimensional magnets has only two stable spin directions, demanding 180° spin switching between states. We demonstrate a previously unobserved eightfold anisotropy in magnetic SrRuO 3 monolayers by inducing a spin reorientation in (

….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. ….. Computationally Modeling Human Emotion. CACM https://www.reddit.com/r/cogsci/comments/fyoov2/computationally_modeling_human_emotion_cacm

….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. ….. A server dedicated to opinions, knowledge, and theory: Sciences & Humanities (Math, physics, programming), Philosophy, Psychology, Linguistics, & more. Political discussions and debates are also welcomed. Come engage in mind-stimulating discussion. https://www.reddit.com/r/cogsci/comments/fytd01/a_server_dedicated_to_opinions_knowledge_and

….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. ….. Remembering Big Bang Basher Fred Hoyle https://blogs.scientificamerican.com/blogs/cross-check/remembering-big-bang-basher-fred-hoyle The great astrophysicist Fred Hoyle (1915–2001) named the big bang theory but never embraced it

….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. ….. Toasters that will deliver golden brown perfection https://www.popsci.com/story/shop/best-home-toasters The toast of the town. (Amazon/) We love a perfectly browned piece of toast with just the right amount of butter It should be easy, but there are so many ways it can go wrong: uneven color, toasted only on one side, and burning before you know it. A toaster should do its job without you having to monitor your bread the whole time, and the more intuitive the better. Plus, no one wants to struggle

….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. ….. An ancient bit of yarn suggests Neanderthals were super crafty https://www.popsci.com/story/science/neanderthal-yarn Twisting up fibers is more complex than it seems. (S. Deryck/) When you think about how Neanderthals spent their days, the first thing that comes to mind is probably pretty far off from, say, knitting a sweater or weaving a basket. But, it turns out that these ancient hominids might have known a lot more about yarn and cords than we give them credit for. A new study in Scientific Reports presents

….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. ….. NASA is close to finding life on Mars , but world is 'not prepared', Nasa's chief scientist says – Leading astronomer says discovery will open up 'whole new line of thinking' https://www.reddit.com/r/Futurology/comments/fy5ku3/nasa_is_close_to_finding_life_on_mars_but_world

….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. ….. Starship Technologies is sending its autonomous robots to more cities as demand for contactless delivery rises https://www.reddit.com/r/Futurology/comments/fy7ud7/starship_technologies_is_sending_its_autonomous

….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. ….. Scientists debut system to translate thoughts directly into text – A promising step forward a "speech prosthesis" that could effectively allow you to think text directly into a computer. https://www.reddit.com/r/Futurology/comments/fycv9c/scientists_debut_system_to_translate_thoughts

….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. ….. Ditching cars altogether is one of the most effective steps that people can take to shrink their carbon footprint, according to an analysis of 7,000 studies identifying changes that individual consumers can make to cut their carbon emissions. https://www.reddit.com/r/Futurology/comments/fye4qv/ditching_cars_altogether_is_one_of_the_most

….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. ….. Some shirts hide you from cameras—but will anyone wear them? https://www.reddit.com/r/Futurology/comments/fyfsvp/some_shirts_hide_you_from_camerasbut_will_anyone

….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. ….. What is the sub from Alternate History in the future? https://www.reddit.com/r/Futurology/comments/fygjd7/what_is_the_sub_from_alternate_history_in_the This is the closest place I can find to ask. I love alternate history but I was wondering what the sub was for alternate history into the future. Looking into 2025 and things like that. submitted by /u/leaderofwhatnation [link] [comments]

….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. ….. NASA wants your miniature science payload designs for Moon rovers https://www.reddit.com/r/Futurology/comments/fyi6nd/nasa_wants_your_miniature_science_payload_designs

….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. ….. DARPA (the US military's advanced research wing) selected Intel and Georgia Tech to lead its artificial intelligence and machine learning defense efforts through a program known as Skynet…actually GARD. Either way, Connor better lace up his boots. https://www.reddit.com/r/Futurology/comments/fyikni/darpa_the_us_militarys_advanced_research_wing

….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. ….. 'Amazing' Math Bridge Extended Beyond Fermat's Last Theorem https://www.reddit.com/r/Futurology/comments/fyj4ak/amazing_math_bridge_extended_beyond_fermats_last

….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. ….. Amsterdam to Paris in 90 minutes? Dutch tout hyperloop as future of travel https://www.reddit.com/r/Futurology/comments/fyj4jy/amsterdam_to_paris_in_90_minutes_dutch_tout

….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. ….. Would a sentient AI be able to create its own origin story that didn't involve the evolution of computers? What would be the repercussions of writing humans out of its history? https://www.reddit.com/r/Futurology/comments/fyjk9a/would_a_sentient_ai_be_able_to_create_its_own A shower thought that has turned into a post. I don't know enough about AI or its potential futures to know whether or not this is a silly question; however, as far as a thought experiment goes— could AI have the ability to create a "god" other than humans and run with it? What would be the reasons and the after effects? submitted by /u/leftaab [link] [comments]

….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. ….. XR-rated VR from Accenture: Future-proofing the mining industry. "Studies show that the extended reality elements of the training system are also proven to increase knowledge retention by 75%, as compared to the market average of anywhere between 5 and 10%." https://www.reddit.com/r/Futurology/comments/fyltph/xrrated_vr_from_accenture_futureproofing_the

….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. ….. 'Final Fantasy VII Remake' Is a Lot of Filler, Mostly Killer https://www.wired.com/story/final-fantasy-vii-remake-review Instead of riding on the original's success, the new reboot delves even deeper into the world it created.

….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. ….. Astronaut Mike Massimino on How to Make the Most of This Isolation https://www.wired.com/story/astronaut-mike-massimino-isolation-coronavirus We're all feeling a little cooped up right now. So why not shelter in place like you're in a space shuttle, orbiting above the Earth?

….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. ….. 17 Best Spring Game Deals for PS4, Xbox, Switch, and PC https://www.wired.com/story/spring-gaming-deals-2020-xbox-switch-ps4-pc April means game sales, and who couldn't use a little escapism right now?

….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. ….. The PlayStation 5 Will Have a Sweet New Controller https://www.wired.com/story/new-playstation-5-controller Along with some big design upgrades, Sony says it's supposed to have better battery life to boot.

….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. ….. StoryCorps Connect Gives You Every Reason to Call Grandma https://www.wired.com/story/storycorps-connect-online-storytelling-platform The venerable story-sharing service has moved online for the first time—and is giving listeners an opportunity to interview faraway loved ones.

….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. ….. Anyone's a Celebrity Streamer With This Open Source App https://www.wired.com/story/anyones-celebrity-streamer-open-source-app OBS Studio offers customization and other advanced features that are easier to use than those in other free recording tools

….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. ….. Signal Threatens to Leave the US If EARN IT Act Passes https://www.wired.com/story/signal-earn-it-ransomware-security-news Plus: WhatsApp updates, a ransomware scheme, and more of the week's top security news.

….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. ….. A New, Plastic-Busting Enzyme Can Break Down Water Bottles https://arstechnica.com/science/2020/04/researchers-engineer-enzyme-to-break-down-plastic-bottles The end result of the reaction is a raw material that can be reused in new products.

….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. ….. How to Whirl a Squirrel off of a Bird Feeder https://www.wired.com/story/how-to-whirl-a-squirrel-off-a-bird-feeder In a viral video, a backyard snack bandit gets his just desserts. Next time he'll want to check the physics of circular motion.

….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. ….. Epic 600-Page Math Proof Is About to Be Published, And Experts Aren't Impressed http://www.sciencealert.com/600-page-mathematical-proof-is-about-to-be-published-other-mathematicians-aren-t-impressed It's so dense, it's been compared to an 'alien language'.

….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. ….. Exploiting equilibrium-kinetic synergetic effect for separation of ethylene and ethane in a microporous metal-organic framework http://advances.sciencemag.org/cgi/content/short/6/15/eaaz4322?rss=1 Physisorption is a promising technology to cut cost for separating ethylene (C 2 H 4 ) from ethane (C 2 H 6 ), the most energy-intensive separation process in the petrochemical industry. However, traditional thermodynamically selective adsorbents exhibit limited C 2 H 4 /C 2 H 6 selectivity due to their similar physiochemical properties, and the performance enhancement is typically at the expense

….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. ….. Extra-tropical Cyclone Harold caught by Terra Satellite https://phys.org/news/2020-04-extra-tropical-cyclone-harold-caught-terra.html NASA's Terra satellite passed over the Southern Pacific Ocean and captured a visible image of extra-tropical cyclone Harold.

….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. ….. From photosynthesis to photocatalysis: Dual catalytic oxidation/reduction in one system [Commentaries] https://www.pnas.org/content/early/2020/04/07/2003512117 Natural photosynthetic systems and photocatalysis share several fundamental processes in common including light energy conversion and utilization, such as exciton (excited state) generation/splitting and charge migration. The high efficiency of light conversion to chemical redox equivalents in natural photosynthesis is achieved by an electron transfer cascade resulting in a long-distance…

….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. ….. Gamblers bet on marbles and trotting as pandemic hits sport https://www.ft.com/content/71aa11ad-cf3e-47b3-8cfe-9233c436ea32 Interest in minority pursuits surges after major fixtures cancelled

….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. ….. Germline mutation of MDM4, a major p53 regulator, in a familial syndrome of defective telomere maintenance http://advances.sciencemag.org/cgi/content/short/6/15/eaay3511?rss=1 Dyskeratosis congenita is a cancer-prone inherited bone marrow failure syndrome caused by telomere dysfunction. A mouse model recently suggested that p53 regulates telomere metabolism, but the clinical relevance of this finding remained uncertain. Here, a germline missense mutation of MDM4 , a negative regulator of p53, was found in a family with features suggestive of dyskeratosis congenita, e.g

….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. ….. H.C. Ørsted fik ret: Skeptikerne måtte overgive sig https://ing.dk/artikel/skeptikerne-matte-overgive-sig-232194 PLUS. PÅSKE MED H. C. ØRSTED: Ørsteds opdagelse kom som en total overraskelse. Rigtigheden kunne dog ikke betvivles af skeptikerne, som nu pludselig fik travlt.

….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. ….. High-resolution 4-D acquisition of freely swimming human sperm cells without staining http://advances.sciencemag.org/cgi/content/short/6/15/eaay7619?rss=1 We present a new acquisition method that enables high-resolution, fine-detail full reconstruction of the three-dimensional movement and structure of individual human sperm cells swimming freely. We achieve both retrieval of the three-dimensional refractive-index profile of the sperm head, revealing its fine internal organelles and time-varying orientation, and the detailed four-dimensional locali

….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. ….. Histone deacetylases 1 and 2 silence cryptic transcription to promote mitochondrial function during cardiogenesis http://advances.sciencemag.org/cgi/content/short/6/15/eaax5150?rss=1 Cryptic transcription occurs widely across the eukaryotic genome; however, its regulation during vertebrate development is not understood. Here, we show that two class I histone deacetylases, Hdac1 and Hdac2, silence cryptic transcription to promote mitochondrial function in developing murine hearts. Mice lacking Hdac1 and Hdac2 in heart exhibit defective developmental switch from anaerobic to mi

….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. ….. How Stories Connect And Persuade Us: Unleashing The Brain Power Of Narrative https://www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2020/04/11/815573198/how-stories-connect-and-persuade-us-unleashing-the-brain-power-of-narrative?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=science The power of shared storytelling to soothe or spur us to action may be more crucial than ever, scientists say. Here's what happens in the brain when we feel swept away by a story, book or film. (Image credit: aywan88/Getty Images)

….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. ….. Indonesia's Anak Krakatau volcano shoots ash, lava https://phys.org/news/2020-04-indonesia-anak-krakatau-volcano-ash.html Indonesia's Anak Krakatau volcano spewed a column of ash 500 meters (1,640 feet) into the sky in the longest eruption since the explosive collapse of the island caused a deadly tsunami in 2018, scientists said Saturday.

….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. ….. JNK-dependent intestinal barrier failure disrupts host-microbe homeostasis during tumorigenesis [Developmental Biology] https://www.pnas.org/content/early/2020/04/09/1913976117 In all animals, the intestinal epithelium forms a tight barrier to the environment. The epithelium regulates the absorption of nutrients, mounts immune responses, and prevents systemic infections. Here, we investigate the consequences of tumorigenesis on the microbiome using a Drosophila intestinal tumor model. We show that upon loss of BMP…

….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. ….. Kyrkans incestförbud gynnade tillit http://fof.se/node/53371 Varför är den kultur som kommer från Västeuropa så annorlunda jämfört med resten av världen? Här finns högt välstånd, välutbildad befolkning, låg korruption och demokratiska länder. Dessutom präglas befolkningen av individualistiska värderingar och en relativt hög tillit till främlingar. Detta är dokumenterat i massor av undersökningar, men det har varit svårt att förklara vad detta globala undant

….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. ….. Many-body topological invariants from randomized measurements in synthetic quantum matter http://advances.sciencemag.org/cgi/content/short/6/15/eaaz3666?rss=1 Many-body topological invariants, as quantized highly nonlocal correlators of the many-body wave function, are at the heart of the theoretical description of many-body topological quantum phases, including symmetry-protected and symmetry-enriched topological phases. Here, we propose and analyze a universal toolbox of measurement protocols to reveal many-body topological invariants of phases with

….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. ….. Mars helicopter attached to NASA's Perseverance rover https://phys.org/news/2020-04-mars-helicopter-nasa-perseverance-rover.html With the launch period of NASA's Mars 2020 Perseverance rover opening in 14 weeks, final preparations of the spacecraft continue at the Kennedy Space Center in Florida. In the past week, the assembly, test and launch operations team completed important milestones, fueling the descent stage—also known as the sky crane—and attaching the Mars Helicopter, which will be the first aircraft in history to

….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. ….. Reactivity oscillation in the heavy-light-heavy Cl + CH4 reaction [Chemistry] https://www.pnas.org/content/early/2020/04/09/1917618117 It has long been predicted that oscillatory behavior exists in reactivity as a function of collision energy for heavy–light–heavy (HLH) chemical reactions in which a light atom is transferred between two heavy atoms or groups of atoms, but direct observation of such a behavior in bimolecular reactions remains a challenge….

….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. ….. Russia space chief spars with Elon Musk over launch pricing https://phys.org/news/2020-04-russia-space-chief-spars-elon.html The head of Russia's space agency on Saturday accused Elon Musk's SpaceX of predatory pricing for space launches, which is pushing Russia to cut its own prices.

….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. ….. Schizorhodopsins: A family of rhodopsins from Asgard archaea that function as light-driven inward H+ pumps http://advances.sciencemag.org/cgi/content/short/6/15/eaaz2441?rss=1 Schizorhodopsins (SzRs), a rhodopsin family first identified in Asgard archaea, the archaeal group closest to eukaryotes, are present at a phylogenetically intermediate position between typical microbial rhodopsins and heliorhodopsins. However, the biological function and molecular properties of SzRs have not been reported. Here, SzRs from Asgardarchaeota and from a yet unknown microorganism are

….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. ….. Seasonal changes in NRF2 antioxidant pathway regulates winter depression-like behavior [Neuroscience] https://www.pnas.org/content/early/2020/04/09/2000278117 Seasonal changes in the environment lead to depression-like behaviors in humans and animals. The underlying mechanisms, however, are unknown. We observed decreased sociability and increased anxiety-like behavior in medaka fish exposed to winter-like conditions. Whole brain metabolomic analysis revealed seasonal changes in 68 metabolites, including neurotransmitters and antioxidants associated with

….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. ….. Semiconductor glass with superior flexibility and high room temperature thermoelectric performance http://advances.sciencemag.org/cgi/content/short/6/15/eaaz8423?rss=1 Most crystalline inorganic materials, except for metals and some layer materials, exhibit bad flexibility because of strong ionic or covalent bonds, while amorphous materials usually display poor electrical properties due to structural disorders. Here, we report the simultaneous realization of extraordinary room temperature flexibility and thermoelectric performance in Ag 2 Te 1– x S x –based mat

….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. ….. Should we defend the free speech of everyone — extremists included? https://bigthink.com/videos/free-speech-for-extremists To fully understand your own stance on political subjects such as abortion, you have to listen to and understand both sides. Defending free speech, according to bestselling author and skeptic Michael Shermer, means ensuring that those you vehemently disagree with are given a fair platform to speak. This principle should also be applied to extremists and those who choose to listen to them. Protest

….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. ….. Simple method for ceramic-based flexible electrolyte sheets for lithium metal batteries https://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2020-04/tmu-smf040720.php Researchers at Tokyo Metropolitan University have developed a new method to make ceramic-based flexible electrolyte sheets for lithium metal batteries. They combined a garnet-type ceramic, a polymer binder, and an ionic liquid, producing a quasi-solid-state sheet electrolyte. The synthesis is carried out at room temperature, requiring significantly less energy than existing high-temperature (> 100

….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. ….. Structural and kinetic basis for the regulation and potentiation of Hsp104 function [Biophysics and Computational Biology] https://www.pnas.org/content/early/2020/04/09/1921968117 Hsp104 provides a valuable model for the many essential proteostatic functions performed by the AAA+ superfamily of protein molecular machines. We developed and used a powerful hydrogen exchange mass spectrometry (HX MS) analysis that can provide positionally resolved information on structure, dynamics, and energetics of the Hsp104 molecular machinery, even…

….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. ….. Superaerophobic hydrogels for enhanced electrochemical and photoelectrochemical hydrogen production http://advances.sciencemag.org/cgi/content/short/6/15/eaaz3944?rss=1 The efficient removal of gas bubbles in (photo)electrochemical gas evolution reactions is an important but underexplored issue. Conventionally, researchers have attempted to impart bubble-repellent properties (so-called superaerophobicity) to electrodes by controlling their microstructures. However, conventional approaches have limitations, as they are material specific, difficult to scale up, po

….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. ….. Symptoms in ALS Mouse Model Improve with CRISPR Base Editing https://www.the-scientist.com/news-opinion/symptoms-in-als-mouse-model-improve-with-crispr-base-editing-67410 Researchers slowed disease progression in the mice by injecting two different viral vectors, each containing one part of the DNA encoding the Cas9 protein, to edit the causative gene.

….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. ….. The AMPK-PP2A axis in insect fat body is activated by 20-hydroxyecdysone to antagonize insulin/IGF signaling and restrict growth rate [Agricultural Sciences] https://www.pnas.org/content/early/2020/04/09/2000963117 In insects, 20-hydroxyecdysone (20E) limits the growth period by triggering developmental transitions; 20E also modulates the growth rate by antagonizing insulin/insulin-like growth factor signaling (IIS). Previous work has shown that 20E cross-talks with IIS, but the underlying molecular mechanisms are not fully understood. Here we found that, in both the…

….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. ….. The E. coli transcription factor GrlA is regulated by subcellular compartmentalization and activated in response to mechanical stimuli [Microbiology] https://www.pnas.org/content/early/2020/04/09/1917500117 Enterohemorrhagic Escherichia coli (EHEC) is a foodborne pathogen that colonizes the gastrointestinal tract and has evolved intricate mechanisms to sense and respond to the host environment. Upon the sensation of chemical and physical cues specific to the host's intestinal environment, locus of enterocyte effacement (LEE)-encoded virulence genes are activated and…

….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. ….. The galactic recipe for a living planet | Karin Öberg https://www.ted.com/talks/karin_oberg_the_galactic_recipe_for_a_living_planet?rss=172BB350-0205 Did you know that one of the most notorious poisons is also a key ingredient for life as we know it? Join space chemist Karin Öberg and learn how she scans the universe in search of this paradoxical chemical using ALMA, the world's largest radio telescope, to detect hotbeds of molecular activity and the formation of life-sustaining planets.

….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. ….. The Hunt for Hazardous Asteroids Continues, Even After Most Telescopes Have Closed https://www.discovermagazine.com/the-sciences/the-hunt-for-hazardous-asteroids-continues-even-after-most-telescopes-have Despite more than 100 telescope closures in recent weeks, key asteroid detection efforts remain online. Their task is harder now, and it's unclear how long they can keep observing.

….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. ….. The surface stress of biomedical silicones is a stimulant of cellular response http://advances.sciencemag.org/cgi/content/short/6/15/eaay0076?rss=1 Silicones are commonly used for lubrication of syringes, encapsulation of medical devices, and fabrication of surgical implants. While silicones are generally viewed as relatively inert to the cellular milieu, they can mediate a variety of inflammatory responses and other deleterious effects, but the mechanisms underlying the bioactivity of silicones remain unresolved. Here, we report that silico

….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. ….. Theranostic OCT microneedle for fast ultrahigh-resolution deep-brain imaging and efficient laser ablation in vivo http://advances.sciencemag.org/cgi/content/short/6/15/eaaz9664?rss=1 Current minimally invasive optical techniques for in vivo deep-brain imaging provide a limited resolution, field of view, and speed. These limitations prohibit direct assessment of detailed histomorphology of various deep-seated brain diseases at their native state and therefore hinder the potential clinical utilities of those techniques. Here, we report an ultracompact (580 μm in outer diameter)

….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. ….. Thermionic junction devices utilizing phonon blocking http://advances.sciencemag.org/cgi/content/short/6/15/eaax9191?rss=1 Electrothermal elements are used in various energy harvesters, coolers, and radiation detectors. The optimal operation of these elements relies on mastering two competing boundary conditions: the maximization of the electrothermal response and the blockade of lattice (phonon) thermal conduction. In this work, we propose and demonstrate that efficient electrothermal operation and phonon blocking c

….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. ….. This tiny wearable helps you better understand your sleep health https://bigthink.com/gear/best-sleep-monitor An estimated 47 million Americans do not get enough sleep every night. Proper sleep is one of the most important components of maintaining a healthy lifestyle. While individuals vary, adults generally need seven to nine hours of sleep. Sleep plays a role in your everyday health, and not getting enough sleep at night can have negative impacts on your well-being. Still, an estimated 70 million Amer

….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. ….. To the Angry Grown-Ups in My Town https://blogs.scientificamerican.com/blogs/budding-scientist/to-the-angry-grown-ups-in-my-town Yes, the young people around you are still learning. What are you going to teach them?

….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. ….. Transgene-free remote magnetothermal regulation of adrenal hormones http://advances.sciencemag.org/cgi/content/short/6/15/eaaz3734?rss=1 The field of bioelectronic medicines seeks to modulate electrical signaling within peripheral organs, providing temporally precise control of physiological functions. This is usually accomplished with implantable devices, which are often unsuitable for interfacing with soft and highly vascularized organs. Here, we demonstrate an alternative strategy for modulating peripheral organ function, which

….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. ….. Tuning PARP inhibitor drug amps up its cancer-killing power https://www.futurity.org/parp-inhibitor-drugs-cancer-2334242-2/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=parp-inhibitor-drugs-cancer-2334242-2 Researchers have shown they can modify a "PARP inhibitor" drug to boost its ability to kill cancer cells. The prospective PARP inhibitor drug has struggled to show effectiveness in clinical trials against cancers, but the modification could change that. The team also showed they can tune PARP inhibitor compounds in the opposite way so that they inhibit PARP-1 enzymes without killing cells. That m

….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. ….. Video: Should You Eat Breakfast? https://www.discovermagazine.com/health/video-should-you-eat-breakfast How can breakfast be the most important meal of the day if so many healthy people skip it to do intermittent fasting?

….. (Hentet 11. april 2020) ….. ….. What Did Hubble Capture on Your Birthday? New NASA Tool Lets You Find Out http://www.sciencealert.com/you-can-now-check-out-what-image-hubble-took-on-your-birthday So pretty.
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